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Office of the First Congressional District of Oklahoma
Formerly the Office of Representative Jim Bridenstine

The Washington, DC, office and the district office of former Representative
Bridenstine will continue to serve the people of the First Congressional District of Oklahoma under the supervision of the Clerk of the House of Representatives. Representative Bridenstine resigned from Congress effective April 23, 2018.

See Press Release

The Interim Vacant Office Status:
By federal law and the Rules of the House of Representatives, the employees of the former Representative continue to staff the offices of the congressional district under the supervision of the Clerk of the House of Representatives. This interim vacant status continues until a new Representative is elected to fill the unexpired term. Currently, the congressional district does not have voting representation. Although the scope of the vacant congressional office is limited, constituents of the district are invited to contact this interim office for information and assistance as indicated below.

Legislative Information:
Until a new Representative is elected, the vacant congressional office cannot take or advocate positions of public policy. Constituents may choose to express opinions on legislation or issues to your elected Senators or wait until a new Representative is elected and takes office. Mail received by the vacant office will be acknowledged. The staff of the vacant office can assist constituents with general information concerning the status of legislation, but cannot provide analysis of issues or render opinions.

Assistance with Federal Government Agencies (Casework):
The staff of the vacant office will continue to assist constituents who have cases pending with the office. These constituents will receive a letter from the Clerk requesting whether the staff should continue assistance or not. Constituents who do not have pending cases but require assistance in matters relating to federal government agencies are invited to contact the nearest district office for further information and assistance. To contact the office for a casework request, please call the Tulsa District Office at 918-933-3222.

Office Locations:
The staff of the vacant Congressional office is available to assist you at the following locations:

Washington, DC
Office of the First Congressional District of Oklahoma
216 Cannon HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: (202) 225-2211

District Office in Oklahoma
Tulsa Office
2448 East 81st Street
Suite 5150
Tulsa, OK 74137
Phone: (918) 935-3222

Contact the Office:
To send an email to the office, please fill out this form.

Request a Tour:
To send the office a tour request, please fill out this form.

Service Academy Nominations:
To send the office a service academy nomination request, please fill out this form and submit it no later than October 8, 2018.

Presidental Greetings:
To send the office a presidential greeting request, please fill out this form.

Flag Information:

  • To order a U.S. flag, please email Karen Schmitt.
  • Specify a size, material, quantity, and whether you wish to have your flag(s) flown over the U.S. Capitol.
  • Please include a daytime phone number, and Karen Schmitt will contact you about the cost of your order and how to pay.
  • Flag pricing is listed below. Note that there is an extra shipping and handling charge.
Size Material Flown NOT Flown
3x5 Cotton $19.00 $11.00
3x5 Nylon $18.00 $10.00
4x6 Nylon $23.00 $15.00
5x8 Cotton $31.00 $23.00
5x8 Nylon $28.00 $20.00
8x12 Cotton $114.20 $106.20
Other Sources in Oklahoma:
Oklahoma State Election Board

 


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